1. when i’ve managed to come to uni in clean, non-pajama clothes

     
     

  2. when someone asks what my long weekend plans are

     
     

  3. right when i think i’ve finally figured out my thesis

     
     

  4. reading my advisor’s feedback

     
     
  5. i actually totally agree with you talesofscienceandlove .  i certainly don’t mean to say that it’s women’s fault they aren’t going into STEM, it’s fully society’s fault.  i had difficulty wording this post actually and kind of just left it, so that’s on me.  thanks xphdstudents

     
     

  6. trying to convince society to allow more womyn into STEM fields

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    this post has been edited thanks to talesofscienceandlove

     
     

  7. grad life: when every day is simultaneously monday and saturday

    phdstudents:

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    throwback thursday! first presented on may 27, 2013!

     
     

  8. when i get to the conclusion only to realize i’ve undermined my own argument

     
     

  9. when the book i need isn’t in the library

     
     

  10. when academics won’t stop bickering amongst themselves

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  11. Getting a nasty email from a faculty member who isn’t your advisor:

    And then realizing your advisor will agree with them:

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  12. when endnote crashes microsoft word

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  13. Reading back what you wrote in your thesis

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  14. when old academics reminisce about how it used to be easier to get an academic post

    them:

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    us:

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  15. when profs meet newly minted doctors

    profs:

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    newly graduated phds:  

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